[About the need for research on the Polish herbal by Marcin of Urzedów].


Opinions about the value and significance of the Polish Herbal by Marcin of Urzedów (Cracow, 1595) differ. Some historians claim that this book was progressive in relation to the previously published Polish herbals, others - on the contrary - say that the Polish Herbal did not make a significant contribution towards the pharmacobotanical knowledge of the… (More)